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Asaphida

Trilobita - Asaphida

Taxonomy
Asaphida was named by Salter (1864).

It was assigned to Libristoma by Hughes (1994); and to Trilobita by Sepkoski (2002).

Subtaxa
Aethodionide, Ajacicrepida, Alsataspididae, Andrarinidae, Anomocarellidae, Aphelaspididae, Asaphina, Asaphoidea, Auritamidae, Bohemillidae, Borogothus, Borthaspis, Boschchekulia, Brandysops, Bumastides, Callaspis, Camaraspoides, Caulaspis, Caznaia, Ceratolithus, Ceratopygidae, Ceronocare, Chondranomocare, Clavatellus, Cremastoglottos, Cyclopygidae, Cyclopygoidea, Digrypos, Dikelocephalacea, Dikelocephalidae, Dikelocephalinidae, Dikelocephalopsis, Dionididae, Dipleuropyge, Doremataspis, Ectenaspis, Eirelithus, Elkia, Elongatanileus, Emanuelaspis, Eoapatokephalus, Eoptychaspis, Eowuhuia, Erbenia, Eurekiidae, Flabellocephalus, Galerosaukia, Glyphopeltis, Gogiura, Golasaphus, Homalopyge, Hukasawaia, Hungaiidae, Idahoiidae, Isyrakopeltis, Kaniniella, Kazelia, Kobayashella, Kogenium, Kokuria, Lakaspis, Lannacus, Liaoningella, Lichengia, Lingukainella, Liostracinidae, Lophoholcus, Lycophron, Lynaspis, Macropygella, Macrotoxus, Mansuyella, Mapanopsis, Meeria, Metayuepingia, Mioptychopyge, Monkaspididae, Nadiyella, Nanlingia, Neopeltis, Nileidae, Nomadinis, Norasaphus, Notoaphelaspis, Osceolia, Paivinia, Palella, Parabolinoididae, Parabumasttides, Paramansuyella, Paraphillipsinella, Paratrinucleus, Pedinocephalina, Pedinocephalus, Plecteuloma, Plesiyuepingia, Portentosus, Psalaspis, Pseudampyxina, Pseudocyclopyge, Pseudoptyocephalus, Pterocephaliidae, Ptychaspididae, Quitacetra, Quitalia, Raphiophoridae, Remopleuridae, Rhyssometopidae, Rhyssometropus, Richardsonellidae, Saimachia, Saukiidae, Saukioides, Scinocephalus, Sigmakainella, Sinosaukia, Stenochilina, Stigmacephaloides, Taihungshaniidae, Tchukeraspis, Telaemarrolithus, Temnoura, Theodensia, Toernquistina, Tramoria, Trigonoaspis, Trinucleidae, Walcottaspis, Xenasaphus, Yumenaspis

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1864Asaphida Salter
1994Asaphida Hughes
2002Asaphida Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
RankNameAuthor
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
classTrilobitaWalch 1771
subclassLibristomaFortey 1990
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864
orderAsaphidaSalter 1864

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available